With Tiny Core Linux: 46″ inch Weatherstation Display with FSC S500 Thinclient PC and Linux OS connected via DVI-D to HDMI Cable
Awesome to see Satellite Images in HDTV Resolution and Full Color all developed by me. www.linuxonlinehelp.de
YOU NEED NOT to buy a “SmartTV” of Samsung cause the Thinchlient uses open Linux and offers 300% more Performance on Websurfing! No Apps needed no App-Store needed, priceless for free…
All You need:
– TV with Full HD and HDMI
– A DVI-D to HDMI Adapter Cable
– ThinClient S500 cheap used on net
– Linux, i prefer Tinycorelinux cause 100% on RAM
– wireless Mouse and Keyboard
– low profile Wireless Card with PCI-32bit RiserCard
..and some time..
A free Howto to get a free Chromebook Replacement: Called Firefoxbook
Everybody knows a product called chromebook, but you must not buy such a laptop with branded OS! Here is a small Howto get a similar Laptop with free firefox.
How does it work? Easy, the Laptop boots from Stick or CF-Card to RAMDISK, the firefox profile and cache is always new created at non permanent RAMDISK. The private Mode surpress cookie and other waste. Only the Window Settings are stored (Fullscreen/ F11). After boot the Internet is connected and Firefox is shown on Desktop.
Problem: If you have bought a Thin Client Terminal, you lost updates after some years, cause the manufacter closes the support, or you have to pay for the Upgrades.
To reuse the old Hardware take a closer look on www.tinycorelinux.com There you find a very small modular Linux. You must not buy new Hardware! Tinycorelinux runs on x86 (Intel/AMD/Via) Hardware with a current 2.6 Kernel inside a RAMDISK.
Kiosk Internet Box
Netbook with full ThinClient Support for High Security Travel (Company’s)
Fast energy saving embedded PC with ramdisk Use
Embedded Server (NAS+FTP)
PC controlled Info-Screens like Store, Hotel or Airport TFT Info Screens
Embedded Tablet PCs
Tinycorelinux is easy to setup and offer good documentations about config and application setup.
Support Intel,AMD and Via CPU (Samuel 2 too, no cmov reboot bug)
Support various kinds of media, USB Stick, FlashDisk, IDE and SATA-HDD, CDROM
embedded S3 Via Graphic supported
must have internet access to get additional software packages called modules
At first read the howtos about the different kernel boot switches cause here you set parameters for the Linux on RAM.